Tony Winner Tommy Tune Will Host Actors Fund's Annual Tony Viewing Party

By Andrew Gans
May 13, 2013

Multiple Tony Award winner Tommy Tune will host The Actors Fund's 17th Annual Tony Awards Viewing Party, which will be held June 9 at the Taglyan Cultural Complex.



Produced and written by David Rambo, the event begins at 3:30 PM with cocktails and a silent auction followed by dinner and the live Tony broadcast at 5 PM.

The evening will also feature the presentation of the Artistic Achievement Award to several legendary Broadway stars from the first Tony Awards to the present. Past honorees include Jason Alexander, Hal Holbrook, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Chita Rivera, Tommy Tune, Jerry Herman, Liza Minnelli, Stockard Channing, James Earl Jones, Rita Moreno, Carol Channing, Lauren Bacall, Tyne Daly, Charles Durning, Gwen Verdon and Julie Harris.

A special tribute to Anne Jeffreys will also be part of the celebration.

Individual tickets begin at $275. To purchase email cparrone@actorsfund.org (include name, address, phone, number of tickets and price level) or call (323) 933-9244, ext. 123.

For information visit actorsfund.org.

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The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that helps everyone—performers and those behind the scenes—who works in performing arts and entertainment, helping more than 12,800 people directly each year, and hundreds of thousands online. Serving professionals in film, theatre, television, music, opera, radio and dance, The Fund’s programs include social services and emergency assistance, health care and insurance, housing, and employment and training services. With offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Actors Fund has—for 130 years—been a safety net for those in need, crisis or transition.